-- New Jersey Devils
forward Eric Boulton
has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for slashing New York Rangers
forward Mike Rupp
in NHL Game No. 737 in New Jersey on Tuesday, Jan. 31, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 2:34 of the second period. No penalty was assessed on the play.
The fine money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.